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Key Services

Project Experience


We are specialists in the delivery of Marine and Coastal Process Assessments for offshore wind project EIAs.  

Our services are provided by recognised experts who have more than 20 years of relevant project experience and have also directly contributed to the development of industry best practice.

Cooper Marine Advisors has an expanding portfolio of offshore wind experience gained from supporting sites around the coasts of the UK, Ireland and SE Asia.

We work directly for project developers as well as supporting leading environmental consultancies with specialist technical services.

Site selection - characterisation of metocean and seabed conditions

Literature reviews – data search, collation of evidence, gap analysis

Survey recommendations – metocean, geophysical and sediment sampling

Stakeholder engagement – discussions with regulatory bodies, consultees

Review of Project Design Statement – establishing conservative options for further assessment

Modelling – specification, audit, interpretation, near and far-field tools

Scour – empirical assessment of local scour around foundations

Seabed mobility – bedform analysis of sandwaves and sandbanks

GIS - analysis and mapping

Technical reporting – lead author and document review for Marine Geology, Oceanography and Physical Processes EIA chapter.

Mentoring and training.

Marine and coastal process studies for EIA

Scour at cable crossing for due diligence review

Sandbank dynamics to inform project engineering

Sandwave recovery informing post-consent monitoring

Topic specialist support

Metocean survey advice

Our current list of clients includes;

  • ABPmer
  • bp
  • GoBe
  • Intertek
  • MetOceanWorks
  • Natural England
  • Orsted
  • Partrac
  • RCG
  • WSP
  • Xodus

If you would like to use our services or would like further information about what we offer, please feel free to contact us.